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Cupric Bromide Properties

Cupric Bromide

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Cupric bromide is a chemical compound. It is used in photographic processing as an intensifier and as a brominating agent in organic synthesis. It is also used in the Copper vapor laser, a class of laser where the medium is copper bromide vapour formed in situ from hydrogen bromide in reaction with the enclosing copper discharge tube. Producing yellow or green light, it is used in dermatological applications.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Grayish Black Crystals
Boiling Point 900 °C
CAS Number 7789-45-9
Density 4.7 g/cm3
EINECS Number 232-167-2
IUPAC Name Copper(2+) Dibromide
InChI 1S/2BrH.Cu/h2*1H;/q;;+2/p-2
Melting Point 498 °C
Molar Mass 223.3 g/mol
Molecular Formula CuBr2
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
Other_Cations Nickel(II) Bromide;Copper(I) Bromide;Zinc Bromide
Solubility 55.7 g/100ml
Synonyms Copper Bromide;Cupric Bromide;Copper Dibromide;Copper(II) Bromide